Resignation of Balcombe Parish Councillor




A casual vacancy exists in the Office of Councillor for the Balcombe Parish Council.

A  by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if, within 14 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays) TEN electors of the electoral area give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Proper Officer.

The Proper Officer is: Tom Clark, Returning Officer,   Mid Sussex District Council, Oaklands, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1SS


If no such notice is given the Parish Council shall fill the vacancy by co-option.

Dated: 13th July 2015       Signed: …………RH Robertson……. (Parish Clerk)

Address of Parish Clerk: Rosemary Robertson, Gleddoch House, Stockcroft Road, Balcombe, RH17 6LG

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Election of Balcombe Parish Councillors

Statement of persons nominated for Balcombe Parish Council

BPC Candidates 1 BPC Candidates 2


Please see below the Candidates standing for the Ardingly & Balcombe Ward of the District Council

MSDC Candidates

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Parking on London Road

The Parish Council has been informed by the police that cars parking on the London Road have been keyed, had their tyres let down and notes have been placed on their windshields.   All of this is unlawful and if the police were to catch the person responsible they would be dealt with robustly.    Vehicles are not breaking any laws parking on London Road: furthermore there are benefits as parked cars act as natural traffic calming and will reduce the speeds of the vehicles travelling through the village as they have to stop to give way to oncoming traffic.    If anyone has any genuine concerns please follow the proper channels and contact the police, rather than commit criminal offences.

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Draft Minutes Annual Meeting 26 March 2015

Please click on the link below:-

Draft Minutes Annual Parish 26Mar2015

Herewith the Minutes from the Annual Parish Meeting 15 May 2014

Please click on the link below:-

Minutes (Annual Parish) 15 May 2014


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Annual Parish Meeting Thursday 26 March

The Annual Parish Meeting will take place on Thursday 26 March at 7.30 pm in Bramble Hall.     Following the meeting there will be a talk about bees.

Please click on the link below to view the Agenda and the Minutes from 2014.   Villagers are welcome to submit further items for the Agenda by emailing the clerk at

Agenda Annual Parish Meeting 26 March 2015

Draft Minutes (Annual Parish) 15 May 2014

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Becoming a Councillor


Click on the poster to view a larger version.

Have you ever thought about helping the community and becoming a councillor yourself?   Please click on the link below to see information on  Balcombe Parish Council  and the various working groups.

New Councillor Boards 2015

Here are three useful documents to download which give more information.

For more information, Contact the Clerk on 01444 811833 or

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Reporting Anti-Social Driving

Operation Crackdown is the online reporting tool for members of the public to report incidents of anti social driving.  The link is  There is also a new link which allows people to see what anti social driving is being reported in their areas.  The link for that is



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